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SCD

Merkel Field Sylacauga Municipal
Sylacauga, Alabama

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FAA Identifier: SCD
Latitude/Longitude: 33-10-18.6000N / 086-18-19.9000W
33.1717 / -86.3053
Elevation: 568 feet MSL (Surveyed)
Magnetic Variation: 03W (2005)
Land Area Covered: 243 acres
From City: 3 nautical miles W of Sylacauga, AL
County/Parish: Talladega, AL
Airport Operations:
Airport Use: Public
Activiation Date: 8/1/1962 12:00:00 AM
Sectional Chart: Atlanta
Control Tower: No
ARTCC: Atlanta Center (ZTL)
FSS: Anniston Flight Service Station ()
Attendance: ALL/MON-FRI/0800-1700
Wind Indicator: Yes - Lighted
Segmented Circle: Yes
Lights: See Rmk
Beacon: White-Green (lighted land airport)
International Operations: No
Landing Fee: No
Communications:
Unicom: 122.8
CTAF: 122.8
Services:
Fuel available: 100LL Jet-A+
Airframe Repair: Major
Power Plant Repair: Major
Bottled oxygen: None
Runway Information:
Runway: 09/27
Dimensions: 5390 x 100 ft.
Surface: Asphalt - in fair condition
Weight Bearing Capacity:
Single wheel: 20 K lbs.
Runway Edge Lights: Medium intensity
Airport Ownership and Management:
Ownership: Publicly Owned
Owner: City Of Sylacauga
P O Box 390
Sylacauga, AL 35150
256-401-2400
Manager: Sylacauga Airport Authority
195 Airport Rd.
Sylacauga, AL 35150
256-872-3512
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Remarks:
  • DEER ON & INVOF ARPT.
  • GLIDER TOWING OPS 3 NM RADIUS BLO, 6,000 FT 0900-2200 WEEKENDS.
  • AFTER HOURS 256-404-0631.
  • FUEL 24 HR CREDIT CARD SVC AVBL.
  • GLIDER CLUB ON FIELD.
  • ACTVT MIRL RY 09/27, PAPI RYS 09 & 27 AND REIL RYS 09 & 27 - CTAF.
Nearby Public Airports: (50 mile radius)
IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
ALX Thomas C Russell Fld Alexander City, AL - Public Atlanta 27 miles
PLR St Clair County Pell City, AL - Public Atlanta 27 miles
EET Shelby County Alabaster, AL - Public Atlanta 28 miles
02A Chilton County Clanton, AL - Public Atlanta 28 miles
26A Ashland/lineville Ashland/lineville, AL - Public Atlanta 30 miles
ASN Talladega Muni Talladega, AL - Public Atlanta 31 miles
EKY Bessemer Bessemer, AL - Public Atlanta 37 miles
BHM Birmingham-Shuttlesworth Intl Birmingham, AL - Public Atlanta 37 miles
ANB Anniston Rgnl Anniston, AL - Public Atlanta 39 miles
08A Wetumpka Muni Wetumpka, AL - Public Atlanta 45 miles
0A8 Bibb County Centreville, AL - Public Atlanta 48 miles
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IDNameCity/State/UseChartDistance
AL92 Hawk Field Harpersville, AL - Private Atlanta 11 miles
AL17 Lazy Eight Airpark Llc Wilsonville, AL - Private Atlanta 13 miles
1AL2 Tri-L Acres Airpark Columbiana, AL - Private Atlanta 18 miles
01AL Ware Island Clanton, AL - Private Atlanta 20 miles
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